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Letter "P" » Profession and professionals
«A professional is a person who can do his best at a time when he doesn't particularly feel like it»
«An amateur is someone who supports himself with outside jobs which enable him to paint. A professional is someone whose wife works to enable him to paint.»
«I think he [Archie Bunker] is in every man my age, no matter what he does, whether he's a vice president at Chase or a cab driver.»
«Next to the writer of real estate advertisements, the autobiographer is the most suspect of prose artists.»
«No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed through the slow and painful process of study and preparation»
«No other profession is subject to the public contempt and derision that sometimes befalls lawyers. the bitter fruit of public incomprehension of the law itself and its dynamics.»
«It is no surprise that when today's affluent young professionals return to church, they want to do it only on their own terms - what's amazing is how far the churches are going to oblige»
«Men hang out their signs indicative of their respective trades: shoemakers hang out a gigantic shoe; jewelers, a monster watch; and the dentist hangs out a gold tooth; but up in the mountains of New Hampshire, God Almighty has hung out a sign to show»
Author: Daniel Webster
Profession and professionals
, God Almighty
, hang out
, indicative of
, New Hampshire
«Is advertising a profession, like law or medicine? How many new parents clutch their baby to their breast and declare, 'I want this child to grow up to be a media planner'?»
«Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to have an early start»